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brainchild

noun
 
 
/ˈbreɪntʃaɪld/
the brainchild of sb someone's new and clever idea or invention: The project is the brainchild of a Japanese designer.Imagining and conceivingInventing, designing and innovationCreating and producing
Translations of “brainchild”
in Chinese (Traditional) 腦力勞動的産物, 智力結晶…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脑力劳动的产物, 智力结晶…
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